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Bowie, Robert A.; Revell, Lynn – Education Sciences, 2018
This research article explores how two English universities with Anglican foundations responded to UK government requirements to counter radicalization on campus. Semi-structured interviews were conducted with student union representatives, senior staff in the universities responsible for implementing the legal requirements and also those with…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Church Related Colleges, Universities, Christianity
Schak, J. Oliver; Bentley, Charlie; Nichols, Andrew Howard; Pilar, Wil Del – Education Trust, 2019
The United States has almost 2,000 public postsecondary institutions, which provide more than 13 million undergraduates (nearly 2.8 million of them Latinos) with what is perhaps the key to economic security in the modern economy -- a college education. As the primary and most affordable access points to postsecondary education, these institutions…
Descriptors: Hispanic American Students, College Students, Access to Education, Postsecondary Education
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Lang, Catherine; Neal, Deborah; Karvouni, Maria; Chandler, Debbie – Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education, 2015
We present a sustainable and innovative model for pre-service teacher paired professional placements called the Teaching School model. The Teaching School model was piloted initially in partnership with a Metropolitan University and a P-12 College located in Melbourne's northern suburbs in 2013. It was expanded in 2014 to capitalise on an existing…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Professional Development Schools, Preservice Teachers, Partnerships in Education
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Gündüz, Münevver; Karaman, Selçuk – Open Praxis, 2020
This study aimed to investigate open education faculty and distance education students' dropout reasons. By implementing the use of a case study as a qualitative research method, this study investigated why students dropped out for their distance education programs. The study group was composed of 25 students who had dropped out of distance…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Teacher Attitudes, College Students, Student Attitudes
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Matthews, Kelly E.; Dwyer, Alexander; Russell, Stuart; Enright, Eimear – Studies in Higher Education, 2019
Students as partners (SaP) is gaining momentum as both a practice and as a subject of analytic inquiry. This study draws on interviews to explore how formal, senior leaders responsible for teaching and learning conceptualise and imagine the implementation of SaP. While leaders saw SaP as occurring within a range of activities, the concept was…
Descriptors: Partnerships in Education, Neoliberalism, College Students, College Faculty
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Sbaffi, Laura; Bennett, John – Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 2019
This paper reports the results of a primary data collection exercise conducted with postgraduate students enrolled at a large Russell Group university in the UK. The aim of this study was to gain insights of students' experience of a jointly-taught, distance learning, part-time postgraduate programme. A mixed-methods approach involving an online…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Graduate Students, Student Experience, Distance Education
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Clements, John D.; Connell, Nancy D.; Dirks, Clarissa; El-Faham, Mohamed; Hay, Alastair; Heitman, Elizabeth; Stith, James H.; Bond, Enriqueta C.; Colwell, Rita R.; Anestidou, Lida; Husbands, Jo L.; Labov, Jay B. – CBE - Life Sciences Education, 2013
Numerous studies are demonstrating that engaging undergraduate students in original research can improve their achievement in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields and increase the likelihood that some of them will decide to pursue careers in these disciplines. Associated with this increased prominence of research in…
Descriptors: STEM Education, College Faculty, Active Learning, Learner Engagement
Doyle, William R. – National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education, 2010
The largest gains in graduation rates over the past decade have been accomplished at open-access or nearly open-access colleges and universities. In addition, states could see even bigger increases if they directed their policies and supports toward improving graduation rates at these nonselective institutions. These findings from the author's…
Descriptors: Graduation Rate, Outcomes of Education, Academic Achievement, Access to Education
Withrow, Jennifer – ProQuest LLC, 2017
This phenomenological action research study examined the experiences of minority students who participated in service learning activities at Northern Kentucky University. Five individual interviews were completed with students, consisting of undergraduate, graduate, and university alumni. Interviews uncovered five overarching themes. The five…
Descriptors: Learner Engagement, Minority Group Students, Whites, Institutional Characteristics
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Sheriff, Nooraini Mohamad; Abdullah, Noordini – Asian Journal of University Education, 2017
The National Higher Education Strategic Plan Beyond 2020 aims at further strengthening Malaysian research universities and envisions that two Malaysian universities will be among the Top 100 world universities. To date there are 5 research universities in Malaysia, namely University of Malaya (UM), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Universiti…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Research Universities, Educational Research, Educational Innovation
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Song, Jia – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
In recent years, "creating world-class universities" has been an important project on the Chinese mainland. With the all-encompassing internationalization of higher education in the global market, it is of the utmost importance that the quality of universities be improved and that some of the top universities are pushed to become…
Descriptors: Research Universities, Interviews, Educational Policy, Foreign Countries
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Gibson, Kay L.; Rimmington, Glyn M.; Landwehr-Brown, Marjorie – Roeper Review, 2008
Global learning is a student-centered activity in which learners of different cultures use technology to improve their global perspectives while remaining in their home countries. This article examines the use of global learning with gifted students to develop the knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary for world citizenship. We describe a…
Descriptors: Citizenship, Academically Gifted, Global Approach, Higher Education
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Peretomode, V. F. – International Journal of Educational Administration and Policy Studies, 2021
One of the major criticisms of top management in universities in most African countries is arguably the isolation of both top management team and intellectuals from the real problems and issues of the real world and business of universities. This disconnect, often referred to as the Ivory tower syndrome, has become a source of concern. Based on…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Universities, Transformational Leadership, College Administration
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O'Connor, Brendan H. – Teachers College Record, 2018
Background/Context: A growing body of literature addresses the experiences of transnational students, but relatively little research has focused on students who negotiate international border crossings on a regular basis. This study documents the role of cross-border mobility in the lives of university students in Brownsville, Texas…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Students, Student Mobility, Cultural Pluralism
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Prihadi, Kususanto; Tan, Christine Y. H.; Tan, Reimy T. S.; Yong, Poh Ling; Yong, Jonathan H. E.; Tinagaran, Sharvini; Yeow, James L. H. – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2018
Introduction: Previous studies indicated that more than 70% university students committed academic procrastination, and one of the most prominent factors is learned helplessness, the perception that one is incapable of finishing tasks well. It was also hypothesized that when students believe that they are in control of their own events, their…
Descriptors: Helplessness, Time Management, Locus of Control, Mediation Theory
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